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Issue Date:  Wednesday, February 01, 2017
Advertisement Period:  Wednesday, February 01, 2017 - UNTIL FILLED
Application Deadline:  UNTIL FILLED
Advertised No.: CT17-0012

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  VACANT POSITION
TITLE COUNSELOR - 12 MONTHS
VIGOR HIGH SCHOOL
260 DAYS - 7 HOURS PER DAY
  This is a Certified Position
DUTIES

The duties include but are not limited to:

  • Exhibits positive human relations skills.
  • Facilitates positive relationships between students and staff.
  • Evaluates the educational program and/or student progress.
  • Communicates with parents/guardians, colleagues, and community groups.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in written and oral communication.
  • Maintains and submits records and reports.
  • Adheres to school system rules, administrative procedures, local board policies, and state and federal rules and regulations.
  • Engages in personal professional growth and demonstrates professional ethics and leadership.
  • Implements the school guidance curriculum.
  • Guides and counsels groups and individual students through the development of educational and career plans.
  • Counsels small groups and individual students with problems.
  • Maintains hard copy and electronic folder of counseling documents for purposes of state monitoring.
  • Maintains confidentiality and privacy of students' records.
  • Consults with teachers, staff, and parents regarding the developmental needs of students.
  • Refers students with severe problems to appropriate community resources in consultation with their parents.
  • Participates in, coordinates, or conducts activities which contribute to the effective operations of the school.
  • Evaluates and revises the building guidance program.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the principal.
QUALIFICATIONS Must have a Valid Alabama Teaching Certificate in School Counseling.

Must have a Master’s Degree in School Counseling.

Must have one year of school teaching experience.

SALARY RANGE As per State Salary Matrix, depending on degree and experience. Master’s beginning pay - $56,588.00.
PROCEDURE FOR APPLYING NEW APPLICANTS: If applying for the first time, applicant should complete the State of Alabama on-line application and attach it to the specific job number in order to be eligible for hire. This application can be found on the website www.alsde.edu/teachinAlabama.

CURRENT EMPLOYEES: To apply, attach your Internal Employee Application to this job number prior to the deadline of the advertisement. To create your Internal Application, go to http://www.mcpss.com. Select Apply For, select Job Opportunities, then select Internal applicants CLICK HERE.

**Applicants selected for certified positions must have undergone an ABI/FBI criminal history background check (fingerprinting administered through sites selected and approved by the MCPSS and State of Alabama Education Department) and been declared suitable and fit to teach under state law. Applicants selected must also pass a drug-screening test via forms provided by Human Resources during the selection process.**

THE MOBILE COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.



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Mobile County Public Schools has earned and maintains system accreditation through AdvancED.